Oregon contains three schools that offer surgical technologist programs. Concorde Career Institute, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in OR, has a total student population of 720 and is the 1149th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 surgical technologist schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concorde Career Institute comes out as the most expensive ($23,664/yr), with Mt Hood Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,174/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Oregon schools who go on to become surgical technologists, surgeons, surgical technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 91,250 people working as surgical technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,710. Also, Surgeons make on average $219,770 per year and there are about 44,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oregon alone, there are 850 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Surgical technologists in this state earn $45,880/yr and there are 890 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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